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Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 8, 2017


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On the chilly morning of December 8, 2017, Midlo class officers and SCA officers joined Principal Shawn Abel and Associate Principal Elizabeth Baber for the annual tradition of delivering Christmas carols, homemade cookies and cocoa to the hardworking CCPS bus drivers. The student leaders believe that the ...

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 4, 2017


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On November 28, 2017, members of the Trojans for Tomorrow Club had their annual Thanksgiving Party with pizza and friends. While celebrating after a long break and giving thanks, members prepared candy canes, called Kindness Kanes, to pass out to students before exam week. Members attached powerful, ...

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 29, 2017


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While Midlothian High School's DECA club is typically recognized for its large membership of successful business leaders, it is also famous for its yearly generosity with the Angel Tree. Angel Tree, a program conducted by the Salvation Army and NBC12, successfully provides an amazing Christmas to over 5,000 children and 3,000 families ...

Latin Students Converge on Greater Richmond Convention Center

Latin Students Converge on Greater Richmond Convention Center

Mrs. Amy Petersen and Anna Chen

November 27, 2017


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From November 19-20, 2017,  several Midlothian High School Latin students attended the Virginia Junior Classical League Convention, also known as Latin Con. The event took place at the Greater Richmond Convention Center downtown and was attended by nearly 1500 Latin students from all over Virginia...

Fall FBLA Happenings

Fall FBLA Happenings

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins and Katherine Krievs

November 21, 2017


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Midlo’s Future Business Leaders of America Club (FBLA) began the 2017-2018 school year with a bang. The club’s 195 members joined to “Elevate Their Future,” as well as uphold Midlo’s reputation as the largest local chapter. On October 31, 2017, forty club members traveled to the Career and Tech...

Counting Down To Christmas

Counting Down To Christmas

Anna Chen, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 21, 2017


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Children around the world love Christmas, and the excitement begins as soon as the pumpkins and turkeys disappear. Advent calendars started as a German tradition to help channel some of that excitement leading up to Christmas Day. Each day, children open one door of the Advent calendar and receive a...

Triumph at James River

Triumph at James River

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 21, 2017


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On Saturday November 11th, 2017, the Midlothian High Forensics and Debate team participating in the first invitational of the season. Bringing home awards at James River High School Invitational was a daunting task, as Midlothian went against teams from as far away as Blacksburg. Still, the team did...

Food Fight to End Hunger

Food Fight to End Hunger

Samantha Johnson, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 15, 2017


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Midlothian High School recently challenged its longtime rivals, the Monacan Chiefs, to a 'food fight' on October 27, 2017. To participate in the food fight, the students at both schools competed to bring in the most canned goods to school or to the Midlo vs. Monacan football game. Midlo sought to...

DECA Takes On Charlottesville

DECA Takes On Charlottesville

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


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On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, Midlo's avid business enthusiasts and DECA members traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia, to tour The Lawn, where the best and brightest of the University of Virginia (UVA) students live, as well as the John Paul Jones Arena (JPJ). DECA is a club that focuses on “preparing future leade...

Homework Helpers Make a Difference

Homework Helpers Make a Difference

Sophie King and Zoe Kopidis

November 13, 2017


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Every Wednesday and Thursday, students from Midlothian, Clover Hill, and James River High Schools travel to Bon Air Baptist Church for Homework Helpers, an organization founded by Mrs. Ginger Pridgen. Students from Bon Air Elementary School arrive at the church with smiles on their faces, ready to have...

Writers Guild Open Mic

Writers Guild Open Mic

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


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The Writers Guild is a safe and inclusive club at Midlothian High School, sponsored by Mrs. Jennifer Fischer, which provides a welcoming environment for students to share and explore art and poetry. In the spring, Writer's Guild publishes an annual Literary Magazine. On Friday, November 17th, from 2 to 3 PM, Wri...

Seniors Launch the Canned Food Drive

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


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From Wednesday, November 8, to Tuesday, November 21, the Senior class is holding a canned food drive, benefiting the Chesterfield Food Bank. Senior sponsors, Mr. Eliot and Mrs. Manheim, report that "the goal is to beat last year's record of 462 pounds of donations.". Multiple donation boxes are loca...

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